University Programs

In addition to the training sessions and workshops that we highlight on our home page, many certificate, degree, and course opportunities are available to Iowans interested in nonprofit professional development. Follow these links for more information.


Other Opportunities

Iowa State University Extension and Outreach Linn County Johnson County offers the Nonprofit Management Academy. Sessions are conducted through November and can lead to a nonprofit management certificate. All classes meet on Thursdays from 9 am to 4 pm at the Linn County Extension Office, 383 Collins Rd., Cedar Rapids. The cost per session is $75 with CEUs available for an additional $25. For additional details, including enrollment limits for individual sessions, see the 2017 Linn County Non-Profit Academy website. Dates and topics for the remaining 2017 sessions are listed below.

September 7
Inclusion-Cultural Competence

September 21
Non-Profit Board Engagement

October 19
Four Steps to Effective Program Evaluation

November 3
Change Management - If You're Not Changing, You're Dying

November 15
Grant Writing Workshop

The third annual Southeast Iowa Nonprofit Summit is Thursday, September 21, 2017 at the Bridge View Center, 102 Church St., Ottumwa. The summit is 8 a.m. to 4 p .m. The event is free but registration is recommended as space is limited. Registration is now open. If questions, telephone 641-455-5260.

The Iowa Nonprofit Summit is October 24-25 at The Meadows Conference and Event Center in Altoona. Registration is open.